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    Why One Extreme Couponer Gave Up Clipping

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    It's said that savvy shoppers should never leave home without coupons. Some "extreme couponers" can load shopping carts with hundreds of dollars in merchandise and owe just a few dollars at checkout. But one reformed couponer says the cost is too high, in time and hard work. Christy Rakoczy speaks with host Michel Martin.
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    Speed Dating For Seniors Who Aren't Interested In Slowing Down

    A new film follows daters ages 70 to 90 looking for love in five-minute intervals. "Speed dating for seniors" may sound funny, but The Age of Love is really about our lifelong need for intimacy.
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    Eat Your Veggies! Even The Ones From Fukushima

    Foods from Fukushima, Japan, are back to pre-accident levels of radiation but people still aren't eating them. One way to ease concerns: a chemical that blocks radioactive cesium from entering plants.
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    Fairfax County Supervisors Approve Pay Bump For Themselves

    Members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors are about to start earning more money, as the current members have approved a measure that will raise salaries for the next board.
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    Sharing Patient Records Is Still A Digital Dilemma For Doctors

    There's good news and bad news about electronic medical records. They're now in most doctors' offices — but most doctors still can't easily share them.

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